Saturday, February 24, 2007
24 february 2006 - Paris, France
The Rue Le Sueur in Paris where Serial Killer Dr. Marcel Petiot killed about 63 people at n° 21, in his infamous "Triangular Chamber of Death", before and during WWII. The original building however was torn down.
1767 (-) Murderer Patrick Redmond is executed by hanging in the United Kingdom.
After 28 minutes he was declared dead, he was taken down and revived after 6 hours by the use of bronchotomy.
1786 (+) Philologist and folklorist Wilhelm Grimm is born in Hanau, Germany.
1841 (+) Artist Pierre Renoir is born in Limoges, France.
1939 (-) Murderer Franklin McCall is executed by hanging at the age of 23 in Florida, USA.
1949 (+) Spree Killer Randy Greenawalt is born in Arizona, USA.
1953 (-) Parenticider Miles Giffard is executed by hanging at the age of 26 in Bristol, United Kingdom.
1953 (-) War leader Gerd Von Rundstedt dies in Germany.
1956 (-) Sex-murderer Arthur Brown is executed by the Gas Chamber in State Prison, Missouri, USA.
1960 (-) Murderer Earl Steward is executed by the Gas Chamber at the age of 41 in Nevada, USA.
1969 (x) Serial Killer Gustaaf Van Eyken aka De Vampier van Muizen, escapes from reformatory school to the Netherlands in Ruiselede, Antwerp, Belgium.
1972 (x) 98 Die in department-store fire in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
1972 (-) Frank Aguirre is tortured and strangled by Dean Corll aka The Candyman, at the age of 19 in Houston, Texas, USA.
1973 (x) 20-year-old Carol Baglin is beaten to death to purify her of lusting sexual thoughts by Robert William Jacobson aka David Phipps, Toni Antoinette Denise White, James Cyril Cendrillon and Alphons Joseph Klimek in Hampton, United Kingdom.
1979 (-) An unidentified woman is presumably strangled by Zodiac in Sacramento, California, USA.
1987 (x) Serial Killer Joel Rifkin his father Ben commits suicide by a pain-killer overdose in New York, New York, USA.
1999 (-) Murderer Karl LaGrand is executed by lethal injection at the age of 35 in State Prison, Florence, Arizona, USA.